curtis creek in pisgah national forest todayThe Western North Carolina Alliance is proud to launch our new Forest Keepers program to help you become the eyes, ears and helping hands of North Carolinas forests.

Forest Keepers will:

  • Participate in free classes and seminars
  • Take part in fieldwork such as water testing, trail maintenance, and forestry
  • Keep an eye on the streams and forests you love
  • Broaden your knowledge, and deepen your appreciation for the natural world

If you have any questions, please contact WNCA volunteer coordinator Cynthia Camilleri at or by calling (828) 258-8737, ext. 207.